Soneva Fushi

Baa Atoll, Kunfunadhoo Island, Maldives

Highlights

  • Located in Baa Atoll on Kunfunadhoo Island.
  • 59 luxury private villas with a choice of sunrise or sunset view!
  • The open-air Cinema Paradiso!
  • Mr./Ms. Friday butlers!
Room Type Price Per Night

About

The Short & Sweet

  • In 1995, award-winning luxury resort Soneva Fushi set the standard for all desert island barefoot luxury hideaways in the Maldives. Located in the Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Soneva Fushi pairs Robinson Crusoe fantasy with intelligent luxury.

  • Fifty-seven private villas with their own stretch of beach are hidden among dense foliage within touching distance of a pristine coral reef. Intuitive service is provided by Mr./Ms. Friday butlers.

  • Highlights include the open-air Cinema Paradiso, counting Saturn’s rings in the high-tech Observatory, the home-made chocolate and ice cream rooms, five hundred wines to choose from, six different restaurants and countless destination dining options. In November 2015, Soneva have launched a floating villa concept, Soneva in Aqua, a treasure trove children’s Den and a multi-purpose facility encompasses a glass gallery, boutique and studio where guests can learn the art of glass blowing

  • If the experiences are magical, the philosophy is simple: No news, no shoes. No pretensions either.

FYI

  • Located in the Baa Atoll, Kunfunadhoo Island is one of the largest islands in the Maldives. The resort can be reached by a scenic 30 minute seaplane flight direct from Malé International Airport or a 12 minute speedboat ride for guests scheduled on domestic flights at the nearby Dharavandhoo Airport. Soneva Fushi has a private airport lounge exclusively for Soneva guests at the seaplane terminal.

  • Common Amenities: The villas at the resort are designed to offer guests utmost comfort and luxury during their stay. With that in mind, every villa is equipped with an array of amenities that includes: A living room, open air bathroom, bathtub and a separate shower, Dining room, daybeds and sun loungers, Overhead fan, air conditioning, personal safe, Television, Bose sound system and an iPod docking station, Espresso machine, bicycles and WiFi.

  • Dine: At Soneva Fushi, each experience is in tune with nature’s rhythm. Dining venues feature gourmet menus using only quality organic ingredients. Guests who desire a bit of adventure can enjoy the castaway dining experiences around the island.

  • Romantic escapes, playful leisure or island adventures, Soneva Fushi’s imaginative experiences cater to every kind of traveller. Guests can choose from nature walks, spa treatments, water sports and bicycling along the island’s many trails.

  • Six Senses Spa & Wellness: Six Senses signature journeys feature wellness therapies and traditional treatments including soothing scrubs and massages with oils of local coconuts. The spa is complemented by a fully-equipped gym and yoga pavillion.

  • Soleni Dive Centre: With more than 30 spectacular dive sites rich with marine life near the resort and multi-lingual PADI instructors, Soneva Fushi is the perfect destination to explore the awe-inspiring wonders of the ocean.

  • Cinema Paradiso: The first open-air cinema in the Maldives, Cinema Paradiso has the widest screen in the Indian Ocean measuring 13.8 metres wide. Movie lovers can enjoy a classic under the stars as they indulge in popcorn gourmet cocktails or ice-cream.

  • The Observatory: Equipped with a high-powered telescope, the Observatory offers guests views of the magnificent galaxies and the opportunity to learn about the universe from the visiting astronomers.

  • Children's Den: A playground for the imagination, the Den offers younger guests the freedom to explore their creativity with engaging activities such as music and cooking classes, Lego building and much more.

  • Soneva in Aqua: A luxurious floating villa that sets sail from Soneva Fushi, Soneva in Aqua affords guests the luxury of three charter routes that sail around and beyond the Baa Atoll. Guests can choose between one, two and three-night excursions depending on how much of the awe-inspiring sights of the Indian Ocean they wish to explore. For enquiries, please e-mail contact@theluxenomad.com.

Fine Print

Details

  • Rates include daily Continental breakfast only.

  • Complimentary Service for all villa type: Mr. or Ms. Friday butler on hand to anticipate and respond to every request during your stay, Welcome drink and cold towel upon arrival, Welcome fresh fruit in the villa upon arrival, Bespoke chocolate from the chocolate room and creative ice creams from Ice Cream Parlor, Use of fully equipped gym and tennis court and Non-motorized water sports, Use of Wireless Internet Access in the villa and designated public areas, Bicycle in each villa for personal use and Use of “the Den” facilities (kid’s club).

Important Notes

  • All rates are quoted in USD, per room, per night, for single, double occupancy or other as specified above.

  • A compulsory Green/Environmental tax of USD 6 nett per person per night (regardless of age), payable directly to the resort.

  • Soneva has total commitment to supporting the environment. 2% of each guest bill is pledged to the Carbon Sense Fund. Funds raised are invested into projects which mitigate the carbon footprint caused by our resorts and our guests. Soneva is working with the PATT Foundation on a large reforestation project and two village development projects in Thailand, to mitigate carbon emissions, create wildlife corridors, restore biodiversity and create local jobs.

  • Government taxes and Bed Taxes are subject to change without prior notice hence any changes that occur will be applied accordingly.

Dining Options

  • Half Board: USD 100++ per person per day.

  • Full Board : USD 175++ per person per day.

Extra Bed & Child Policy

  • Complimentary baby cot, high chair and access to Soneva's Den.

  • Extra bed for children >12 years at USD 120++ per person per night.

  • Extra bed for children 7-11.99 at USD 60++ per person per night.

  • Children 0-6.99 stay for free.

Transfer Cost

  • Transfer by Seaplane or by Dharavandhoo and Speedboat Return: USD 800++ per person.

  • All international flights must be advised at the time of reservation.

  • Last seaplane departs from Soneva Fushi between 4-5 pm.

  • Rates may subject to change without prior notice according to any increase in fuel prices and taxes.

Honeymoon and Wedding Anniversary Offer

  • Complimentary Wedding/Anniversary Cake, Complimentary 1 x bottle of Champagne, Complimentary 1 x Soneva Photo frame and Complimentary 1 x Departure Gift. This offer is applicable for all villa types with a minimum of 4 night stay.

  • Complimentary Wedding/Anniversary Cake, Complimentary 1 x bottle of Champagne, Complimentary 1 x Soneva Photo frame, Complimentary 1 x Departure Gift, Complimentary 1 x Combined Dolphin Cruise during stay, Complimentary 1 x and Candlelit dinner for two person. This offer is applicable for all villa types with a minimum of 7 night stay.

Check-in & Check-out

  • Check-in: 2 PM

  • Check-out: 12 NOON

  • Late check out is until 6pm and guests will receive 50% discount on the room rate. However, it is subject to availability.

Amenities & Services

  • Garden
  • Gym/Fitness Facilities
  • Kids Club
  • Pool - Outdoor
  • Putting Green
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Water Sports (motorized)
  • Water Sports (non-motorized)
  • Bar
  • Concierge
  • Disabled Facilities
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Boxes
  • Tours
  • WiFi - Throughout Property
  • Butler Service
  • Concierge Service
  • Babysitting Service (extra charge)
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service (extra charge)
  • Airport Transfers (extra charge)
  • Massage/Spa Treatments (extra charge)
  • Daily Maid Service